verb (used with object), sil·ver-plat·ed, sil·ver-plat·ing.
Definition for silver-plate (2 of 2)
Origin of silver plate
Examples from the Web for silver-plate
And how came it that all this silver-plate had found its way into my pockets?
He even had his name engraved on the silver-plate, leaving a blank after the word "Died."The Story of a Bad Boy|Thomas Bailey Aldrich
The three thousand francs were gone, with the silver-plate and the trinkets.Scenes from a Courtesan's Life|Honore de Balzac
Again, Gobseck had refused free delivery of his silver-plate, and declined to guarantee the weights of his coffees.Gobseck|Honore de Balzac
We forge the nickel for the pivot and capstan, and we silver-plate it ourselves.Chance in Chains|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull